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General dictionaries General (6 matching dictionaries)
  1. actives: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  2. actives: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  3. Active's, Actives, actives: Wordnik [home, info]
  4. actives: Wiktionary [home, info]
  5. actives: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  6. actives: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. actives: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  2. actives: Financial dictionary [home, info]
  3. Actives: Radio Programming and Production [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. actives: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. actives: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. actives: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (active)

noun:  a person devoted to the active life
noun:  the voice used to indicate that the grammatical subject of the verb is performing the action or causing the happening denoted by the verb ("`The boy threw the ball' uses the active voice")
noun:  chemical agent capable of activity
adjective:  taking part in an activity ("An active member of the club")
adjective:  being in physical motion ("Active fish in the aquarium")
adjective:  engaged in or ready for military or naval operations ("On active duty")
adjective:  characterized by energetic activity ("An active toddler")
adjective:  engaged in full-time work ("Active duty")
adjective:  full of activity or engaged in continuous activity ("An active seaport")
adjective:  tending to become more severe or wider in scope ("Active tuberculosis")
adjective:  disposed to take action or effectuate change ("A director who takes an active interest in corporate operations")
adjective:  producing activity or change
adjective:  (of e.g. volcanos) erupting or liable to erupt ("Active volcanos")
adjective:  expressing action rather than a state of being; used of verbs (e.g. `to run') and participial adjectives (e.g. `running' in `running water')
adjective:  expressing that the subject of the sentence has the semantic function of actor ("Hemingway favors active constructions")
adjective:  exerting influence or producing an effect ("An active ingredient")
adjective:  of the sun; characterized by a high level activity in sunspots and flares and radio emissions
adjective:  characterized by energetic bodily activity ("Tennis is an active sport")
adjective:  in operation ("An active tradition")

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